The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on December 15, 1947 · Page 5
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MONDAY,. DECEMBER 15, 194T m/TTHEVILLB (AKK.)' COURIER NEWS Last U.S. Troops In Italy Removed 1,600 Depart But Truman Warns Reds Not to Try Coupe By J. Edward Murray fc. United PH-SS Staff Correspondent ^ ROME, Dec. 15. (UP)—The last 1,600 United States troops in Italy wore on Iheir way home today but the Italian Communist parly had a clear vrnining irom President Truman not to use their departure as the signal for an attempt to lake over the country. As the Americans sailed from Leghorn on the transport Admiral Sims yesterday, Premier AJcide de Gasperl finished shaking up Iii.s non-Communist cabinet. He added five moderate tcft Republicans and rightwing Socialists U> its membership, Giuseppe Saraj;at. a .strong aiiti Comimmist and Socialist, and Ran dolfo Pace larch, chief pf the He- publican Party, were made vice premiers. The addition of the left Republicans and moderate socialists wrecked the Communists hopes of forming an anti-government leftist front for the March general elections. The last American troops were withdrawn from Italy under the peace* treaty, which specified that occupation troops be out 90 days after the treaty went into effect. The- deadline was midnight last night. But that Urn the Americans were well ouUside Italian waters. They -expected to be home for Christmas. Their date of departure was four years, three months and five days after their entrance at Salerno, the fiist American landing ou the European continent. Italy was called the "soft underbelly" then but the Ailennan armies were conquered in- i^ule Germany before allied troops were'able to penetrate to the Northern border. 6i!e Threat to Reds Most I till inn newspapers seemed to think that Mr. Truman's statement Saturday night meant the Americans would be back if the Communist Party of Italy, together with the Yugoslav army, tried to take over the country. The President said the United States continued its interest "in a free and independent Italy," and that if the nation's independence were theratened directly or indirectly, the U.S. "will be obliged to consider what measures would be appropriate for the maintenance of peace and security." Unlta, the Communist newspaper, called Mr. Truman's statement a "threat of military and . political intervention in Italian internal affairs." It asked him to remember that "Italians can take care of their own independence in Italy." "Democratic Italians salute the American troops. . . ." Unita said. It said = the salute was "only slightly-less' Varm because"'with the end «of th« war their presence in Italy, 'Jriue to the political directives of the American State Department, was objectively determined the rebirth of the same social and political forces which conducted war against the United Nations." The Romanian, Bulgarian and Hungarian treaties went into effect at the same time as the Italian treaty. Therefore, Russian troops were supposed to be out o£ those nations lasl midnight, with the exception of a few who may remain to keep open supply lines to Austria. You Nome It Youthful Polio Victim Gets Major Assignment in Drive to Aid Others _ New York Site's Conservation Department has long contended that wolves arc not to be found within the upstate region But while hunting fox near Rodman, N. Y..'Walter Brown left a.irf Charles Young were charged head-on by this animal They' rtill think it is a wolf. ' Jewish Leaders Seek Loan to Buy Arms for Defense Admiral Nimitz Retires As.U. S. Fleet Commander WASHINGTON. Dec. 15. (UP) — Fleet Adm. Chester W. Niinitr. retired as chief of naval operations today and headed for California and ft long-awaited vacation. • Nhnitz. the white-thatched stra- IiAUREL, Miss.. Dec. 15 (UP1 — Fame dirt not Impress Terry Tullos today. His only concern wt\s Santa Clans nnrt the football he wiuits for Chrlslmns. Funny tliliiR about Lhnl football, .hough. Whoa he gets It, Terry won't 1>« able lo kick it—not Just yet, anyway. Terry is three. He la the 1818 >oster boy lor the National Komula- tlon for Infantile I'nvaly.sls, n Illtle guy vvllli long blond curls rvnd brown eyes—and knce-lciiBlh bvnees for his ICKS. It will be Terry's chubby litlle hnnd that will roach out across the nation from store windows, schools, town Imlls and the ilruBstorc on the corner hi the new inarch or dimes. This lltlle boy. an only child, rnn, Into polio when he was 11 months! old. That's pretty young, ' I But doctors say Terry Tullos one day will throw nwny Ills braces and kick the hell out. of any footljnll In the block. His parents. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Tullos, think lie will, too. "Our little boy is happy and lie's Kolng to t;ot well." Mrs. Tullos said. "I don't sec how wo could ask for more." Toiilfihl Knurol Is going to Jain the Wi.sner Activities nullillng to climax what Mayor Carroll Grxrtln has proclaimed "Terry Tullos Day." Gov. Fielding I,, WrlRhl will 'be here. So will many other important public anil civic oflcials and Just plain neighbors. Each will clve n toy for distribution later by the Salvation Army, t Santa Glaus will be here, loo. The last lime Terry saw Hie man with red pants nnd whltc'whlskcrs, lie demanded thai Santa produce a missing pock and several absent reindeer pronto. Santa talked him out of 11. , Hi'twren now nmt (he march of dimes grand climax Jan. 30. Terry and his itiid and mother will cover the nation by plane aiirt train for polio victims. "Wo never thought anything BO wonderful could happen lo us," Mrs. Tullos said. "It always seemed lo me such things only happened lo people with lots of money." Terry's dad is a warehouseman at MIrt-Conllnent Supply Co,, In Laurel. He got a leave last April when-Terry liad to K" to New York getting another for the foundation.' sponsored lour of the imlion. Terry Ims a remarkable disposition. He cot)|ic'rales wllh everybody, Including alt the ptioloKri'Dlwri;, and likes to play with "llozo" Holder the fo'ur-yrnr-olil boy who lives across tilt; street. Terry got mad once In New York, though. That's why the- poster shows a tour under his right cheek. What happened wus thut after about six or seven poses and long delays, somebody got (he idea of dangling a iloll In front of him. lie wanted it. m> .slretcheil out his hniul and turned loose .a healthy leur, And Hull's the picture you'll see. A machine designed lo kill words, burrowing Insect, pests anil other sources of harm to cultlvaled plums .. „ 0 .. ,„ ...... ( b.v electrocution IB the subject of to have Ills picture laken, and he Isia new palonl. ATLANTIC CITY, N. J., Dec. 15 <U.R>—A group of Palestine officials left for seek S d in Palc5tine. | The group was named at the ..-- '•- "*j National Conference of the United! antt nLS aidcs mlule ll l>l»lu'thnt i menr, hut.!" 16 "dm"'*', n veteran of 42 years not coin- connection Nimitz' retirement >vas voluntary Jewish Appeal here last night but the identity of the delegates was not disclosed Immediately. The delegation also will ask aid to help fill a gap of $177,750.000 in : the Palestine appeal budget. ° Fistula Is Real Threat FUKE HOOK Jixplains Other Helaleil Ailmcnls Naval .service, uas pletely terminating his with the Navy. •The 62-qear-old admiral will mnke his home in California and have The United Palestine Appeal had «" office in' the 12th Naval District announced that it needed a total a ^ San Francisco. Prom there l!c of $284,000,000 for security, immi-; »'ill act in an advisory capacity to ! gralion and establishment of the ; secretary of Defense James V, For-1 new Jewish State. The United' restal and secretary of Navy John Jewish Appeal, from which the L- Sullivan. Palestine agency obtains most of its funds, yesterday allotted it a goal of only $146,250,000, leaving $177,150,000 still to be raised from loans and bond sales and from Jews in other countries. In early 'colonial days the topsoil in America was about nine inches deep. Today It is about six Inches on an average for the nation as a whole. In some areas it has been entirely lost. Wins Hands Down EVERETT. Mass. (UP)— Polling the greatest number of votes ever cast for a candidate in Everett's history, Lewis F. Cornctte. a sophomore at Boston University, w.is elected councilman from his ward. A veteran who intends to go to law school, Cornette won over 19 other candidates. Read Courier News Want Ads. > 40-page FIIEE BOOK—tells facts about Fistula, Rectal Abscess, Piles and other rectal anil colon disorders; also related ailments and latest corrective treatments. Thornton & Minor Clinic. Suite 1272, 026 Mc- Ciee, Kansas City, Mo. Green's Dairy, Distributors Phone 2361 200 Patrons Escape As Fire Razes Theater JASPER, Ark., Dec. IS. (UP)— Some 200 persons escaiwd last night when fire destroyed the building housing the Tibb's Theater and the Newton (County Farmers Co-Operative Stbr e on the East Side of the town square here. The blaze started- in the theater's projection room and spread rapidly when it reached the roof of the store. The theater occupants escaped without panic although several suffered minor injuries when they jumped from a balcony. The life of carbon paper can be .£:olonged by heating slightly. Just ask... we like to say "YES" to LOANS • AUTOMOBILE • SIGNATURE • CO-MAKER • FURNITURE Quick, Privet* S«rvU« • Personalized Attention Coma in or telephone 2928 122 W. Ash St. BLYTHEVILLE GENERAL CONTRACT PURCHASE CORPORATION THIS Tops EVERYTHING! A YULETIDE OFFER WITHOUT PRECEDENT This Beautiful EMERSON Radio-Phonograph $119.95 FREE w ' lh ' * purchase 50 RECORDS from our complete stock! YOUR CHOICE of 50 ten-inch records absolutely Free but hurry, this offer good for iimifed time only! J S«e this brilliant new Kmcr- i son now on display in our ! complete- record department I ... we feature -Kmerson i • RCA and Zenith Radios and J combinations. ! Visit Our Store Todav ADAMS APPLIANCE CO. '2fiO-08 West Main J. W. Adams, Mgr. Phone 2071 TOYS! TOYS! TOYS! GIFTS! GIFTS! GIFTS! —SHELBY & SCHWINN GIRLS BICYCLES— AT ADAMS APPLIANCE 206-08 West Main St. Toys For Christmas: 10 Models Tit 1CYCI-ES $«.!>.-, (r. $M.OS 7 Models WAGONS <!Rc (n $11.95 SCOOTERS ST.7!) lo S3.!)5 ROM.KR SK/VTKS S3.50 lo 51.15 HUSH MAII Jir.,75 I'AKACVCI.KS $8.!)5 JET MOIUI.ES S7.r>0 Dli.SK SETS $7.1)5 BLACKBOARDS 50c 111 S',45 Football* !)8c In $1 ).95 Baskelh.ilK $2.!>g to $12.50 Bndminlon Scfs—Ttnnis Rackets Arrhtry Sets—Baseball Gloves Soflhalls— Mil In—Hals Personal or for the Home: Porlable \VashlriK Machine* Porlablc. and Console Radios Records, Record ria}cr* and Cnblncls Waffle Irons—Toasters—Irons Pressure Cookers—Pjrex (lift Scls Vacuum Cleaners—l.cstcr Pianos Ivcrs-Pond Pianos Famous Names in Fishing Rods & Reels/ Hunting Clothes— .38 S. *• W. Pistols Guns—Ammunition—Oecoys Don't miss our sporllngr coorts department . . . il's Ihe most complelc of ils kind In Blylhevllle. All fine quality merchandise you know, too! Indoor and Outdoor Lighting Sets Halos . Illuminated Stars and Wreaths AUTO UPHOLSTERY SHOP At LEE MOTOR SALES, Inc. 307 East Main Street Phone $19 Vvs, wo do nil kinds of auto upholslcrM, uilng only the moat durable and pleasing materials. We make seat covers, tailored to III your cushions. Also door panels, back panels and arm re»t« Hint will bring added comfort mid real charm lo the.Interio'r of- your car. We also do headlining, sertan top-decking and convertible lops, wo rebuild truck scuts, fit jubtwi- mals,«cut fit and r bind hack seat carpets. We also ilo heavy duty custom sewing 1*1 your Auto Upholstery troubles l« our troubles Our itimual Christmas and holiday «pe<lal: Price redaction m all scn'li'f.s anil mulf-Huli, Coiuo In for cslimnlcs. H is » pleasure, to servo you as our work will be » pleasure lo you. Thomas J. 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